Workshops, Courses & Events

This page lists events, workshops and courses hosted or sponsored by OIRM.

Can’t make it in person? Some of our events are live streamed on our YouTube channel. Please click on individual listings for more details.

We encourage live tweeting at our events using #OIRMevents.

Jan
22
Tue
Global Speaker Series – Peter Reddien
Jan 22 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Medicine by Design, we are pleased to welcome Peter Reddien, PhD, a faculty member at the Whitehead Institute and a professor in the Department of Biology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Please check back soon for more details.

Feb
21
Thu
Clinical Translation Workshop – Manufacturing, reimbursement and running a clinical trial
Feb 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

OIRM’s Clinical Translation Initiative Workshop series is focused on the translation of research studies from the lab into the clinic, bringing together key stakeholders to discuss critical steps and share lessons learned. This workshop will focus on  cell manufacturing, reimbursement and running a clinical trial. 

This workshop will cover several topics including:

  • Central Manufacturing vs source manufacturing
  • Institutional manufacturing
  • Reimbursement modelling in Canada
  • Research design methodology
  • Patient recruitment and retention

Please check back soon for more details.

 

Mar
7
Thu
Global Speaker Series – Weian Zhao
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

In partnership with Medicine by Design, we are pleased to welcome Weian Zhao, PhD, associate professor at the Sue and Bill Gross Stem Cell Research Center, Chao Family Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at the University of California, Irvine.

 

Please check back soon for more details.

May
15
Wed
Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Annual Symposium
May 15 all-day

Save the date for OIRM’s Annual Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine Symposium in Toronto on May 15, 2019.

We’re pleased to have Pete Coffey, PhD from University College London as this year’s keynote speaker.

Please check back soon for more details or save this event to be notified when tickets become available.